So, after gnashing your teeth and swearing profusely about the grave injustices imposed upon the common consumer in relation to the legally imposed obligation to ensure that they take out insurance policies, you have finally got round to actually searching for a relevant service provider.It would seem that as much as consumers hate having to pay their hard earned cash over in insurance premiums, they hate it even more when they actually need to search for a provider. After all, there are hundreds of insurance providers within any given city and it is little wonder then that the consumer suffers paralysis by analysis and ends up drowning in the information being thrown at them.Even a cursory search on a search engine with a phrase such as * insurance (where the * character is to be replaced with the relevant subcategory of insurance at stake) will return thousands of results and how in their right mind has the time or indeed patience to wade through all of that? Exactly.There is a saying:”If you want a job done well, then you need to do it yourself.”However, in the specific context of searching for the best insurance service providers, rest assured that this one situation where it is best to enlist the help of someone or rather, something else. I am talking about your friend in your hour of need: insurance comparison websites. Free, easy to use and extremely quick indeed these websites will require some basic information from you such as your name and social security number, as well as the type of insurance you happen to be looking for. From there, they will compare the various premium schedules being offered by the various providers and from there you can make a more informed decision as to the right one for you.